Philo Public Library District
P.O. Box 199
115 E. Washington
Philo, Illinois 61864-0199

Phone: (217) 684-2896
Fax: (217) 684-2719

Monday-Friday: 9am-12N, 3pm-7pm
Saturday: 9am-1pm
Sunday: 2pm-5pm

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New Materials


A Dangerous Game by Heather Graham

All By Myself, Alone by Mary Higgins Clark

An Engagement in Seattle by Debbie Macomber

Another View by Rosamunde Pilcher

As You Wish by Jude Devereaux

Because You’re Mine by Colleen Coble

Death of an Honest Man by M.C. Beaton

Every Note Played by Lisa Genova

Just in Time by Marie Bostwick

Santa Fe Mourning by Amanda Allen

Summer Blowout by Claire Cook

The Disappeared by C.J. Box

The Punishment She Deserves by Elizabeth A. George

We Are Charleston by Herb Frazier, et al

When Hope Springs New by Janette Oke

The Wife by Alafair Burke

The High Tide Club by Mary Kay Andrews

Leadership by Doris Kearns Goodwin

Shoot First by Stuart Woods

The Bishop’s Pawn by Steve Berry



Children’s Programs
We offer a variety of programs for preschool and school-age children. Please see calendar for dates and times.
Friends of the Library
The Friends of the Library meet once a month, generally their meetings are scheduled for the 2nd Tuesday at 3:00 PM, in the library's meeting room. Membership dues are currently $5 per year. The Friends mission is to assist the library, and to have a good time while doing it. Please call ahead for current information.
Book Club
We have a unique book club where you pick your own book to read with others. We meet on the last Thursday of the month at 7:00 pm. Please call ahead, since we will not be meeting on holidays or in inclement weather.